Credit Hours: 2 Semester Hours. Course is designed to develop cadets' self-confidence and their individual leadership skills. Through experiential learning activities, cadets develop problem solving and critical thinking skills. and apply communication, feedback and conflict resolution skills. Course of instructions include the role of an officer and the non-commissioned officer; branches of the Army; writing military correspondence; how to organize and present information briefings; the dynamics of effective leadership principles; traits; and dimensions; the functions of staff officers; and drill and ceremonies.